Bug#225370: debian-installer: cannot start init on powerpc
On Mon, Dec 29, 2003 at 09:46:17AM -0500, Joey Hess wrote:
> Giuseppe Sacco wrote:
> > After the normal hardware recognition by the kernel the system did not
> > start correctly init, giving this error message:
> > Freeing unused kernel memory: 184k init 4k chrp 36k prep
> > Warning: unable to open an initial console.
> > Kernel panic: Attempted to kill init!
> Could this be a devfs mount problem?
> # CONFIG_DEVFS_MOUNT is not set
> Perhaps this means you need to boot with devfs=mount,dall
Is that not the case on all kernels ? As i understand it is needed to
build without CONFIG_DEVFS_MOUNT because we want to use the same kernel
devfs-less in normal operation too, right ?